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Slideshare: Email Marketing for Events

Posted in Event Marketing, Promotion & Planning, Ticketbud Tips, Word to the Wise on November 6, 2015
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Email marketing for events is tough. Unlike traditional email marketing, your event has an expiration date so you have to be a bit more creative with the type of emails you send. A common roadblock is determining what emails to send your list once your event ends. How does one keep their list engaged year Read More »

Social Media for Events Timeline Infographic

Posted in Event Marketing, Promotion & Planning, Ticketbud Tools on October 7, 2015
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Event marketing can be tough (especially if it isn't your day job), you want to promote your upcoming event but you're feeling overwhelmed by the amount of information there is and how to get everything done in time. Never fear, Ticketbud understands your problem! We reached out to industry experts in event marketing and social media to Read More »

How To Brand An Event In 5 Easy Ways

Posted in Event Marketing, Promotion & Planning, Word to the Wise on October 1, 2015
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Branding is a powerful tool and also a powerful word full of meaning. It has two separate, but closely related definitions. brand noun 1. a type of product manufactured by a particular company under a particular name. 2. an identifying mark burned on livestock with a branding iron. A successful brand isn't just a type Read More »

Virality; The Yawning Effect

Posted in Event Marketing, Promotion & Planning on September 15, 2015
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Yawning is a fascinating action, even reading about yawning can cause somebody to yawn. As I write about this, I'm inspired to yawn myself. And if somebody else sees you yawn, they might end up yawning themselves. The effect is contagious and can spread from just a single person. So, how does this help you Read More »

Slideshare: Event Sponsorships 101

Posted in Event Marketing, Word to the Wise on September 14, 2015
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Securing sponsors for your event can be hard. Just the thought of convincing a business to fork over thousands of dollars is stressful enough. With the surge in popularity for events, potential sponsors have a lot of options to choose from. You just can't skimp over the details if landing a big sponsor is integral Read More »

Slideshare: 8 Social Media Tactics to Ignite Ticket Sales

Posted in Event Marketing, Promotion & Planning, Word to the Wise on August 21, 2015
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How often have you seen or heard these calls to action in the last couple years? "Like us on Facebook!" "Follow us on Twitter!" "Check out our Instagram!" Probably enough to the point where you've tuned it out. Too many events do the bare minimum when it comes to social media. Setting up a Facebook Read More »

Snapchat: Event Organizers Best Friend

Posted in Event Marketing, Promotion & Planning, Word to the Wise on August 18, 2015
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Event promotion is tough. There are so many things going on and it takes something awesome to stand out in the crowded social landscape. However, Snapchat is perfectly suited for promoting an event and building an audience. The key is to tap into what makes Snapchat better than all other social media platforms: accessibility and time.

Social Media 101: Best Practices for Events

Posted in Event Marketing, Promotion & Planning, Word to the Wise on August 6, 2015
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By now you no doubt know that you should be using social media to promote your event, you've heard all of that before now. "But, where? When? How?", you may ask. Great question. Each social media platform is different and has a different audience. Knowing your events audience allows you to then figure out where Read More »

4 Easy Ways to Engage with Attendees Post-Event

Posted in Event Marketing, Events, Ticketbud Tips and Tools, Word to the Wise on June 8, 2015

The fat lady sings, everyone applauds, and goes home. That might have been the case for an audience 10 or 200 years ago, but these days an event is really only part of the fun. And that might sound like all of your hard work goes to waste, but don't despair - it means that Read More »

Quick Tip: Getting The Most Out Of Pinterest

Posted in Event Marketing, Promotion & Planning, Word to the Wise on June 1, 2015
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Pinterest is one of those extremely popular networks that still has some event marketers scratching their heads. Luckily, we at Ticketbud have a lot of experience with this quirky program. I first talked about utilizing Pinterest in my post about event marketing on social media platforms here, and what I said then is still true Read More »